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Question Is this a valid kanji combination?

千ぜロ

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Hi,
I was trying to use kanji to write the name Kevin. I found 袈便. Would that be a valid way of writing the name Kevin?
Also, Google translate says that the above means honesty, but I have not been able to corroborate this on websites like Jisho. Does it really mean honesty?
Thanks
 
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The normal way to write the name "Kevin", and any other foreign name, is with katakana: ケヴィン or ケビン. "袈便" isn't a word or a name. It means nothing (in Japanese, at least).

I assume you were planning on getting a tattoo? At least, that's usually what people asking these sorts of questions are after.
 

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The normal way to write the name "Kevin", and any other foreign name, is with katakana: ケヴィン or ケビン. "袈便" isn't a word or a name. It means nothing (in Japanese, at least).

I assume you were planning on getting a tattoo? At least, that's usually what people asking these sorts of questions are after.


Thank you, this was very helpful.
I can imagine that most people would ask this for tattoos :). Not in my case though, I just wanted a nice way to write my name (when communicating via text in Japanese) that was a bit more meaningful than straight up katakana. I'll stick to katakana though ;).

PS: I wonder how many people are walking around with meaningless tattoos because of google translate XD.
 
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